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Hosteria La Fraschetta

Corso della Repubblica 58, 00073 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
+39 06 936 1312
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“alfredo” (5 reviews)
“porchetta” (2 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Corso della Repubblica 58, 00073 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Four of us, hungry travellers, descended on this welcoming Hosteria for a long overdue lunch. I'm not sure if it was that distinctive whiff of melting cheese or the sweet garlicky smell that attracted us but we were seated and waited on before you could...More

Thank tcpEire
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Perfect spot for a lazy lunch... Gnocchi was the best we had in Italy .. and bread .. and wine - only 5euros but much better than any house wine you get in UK. A must visit place in this little town

Thank Daiva G
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Maybe free would be better but how long would the last? The place was great. Hosteria Fraschette has good food & cheap wine...4 euros a litre. Everyone in the place was laughing and sharing food. Alfredo ran around making everyone happy while mamma was in...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 24 September 2016

On our 2nd visit to Gandolfo and the thing we were looking forward to was coming back to Fraschetta . We were certainly not disappointed . Fantastic food , superb house wine and a great atmosphere with superb service . If you need any form...More

Thank Gazo1963
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This restaurant is the first place we ate when we stayed in Castel Gandolfo for 4 days. It serves delicious traditional cuisine with friendly attitude and great service. At the end of our dine, Alfredo (the owner), gave us cookies and wine as complements. Very...More

Thank Fitri R
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Ate here on a very quiet Saturday evening and it was the best meal we had in our week in Italy . After 6 nights of mediocre frozen rubbish around the Amalfi this place was a revelation . Suckling pig that you bought by the...More

Thank Gazo1963
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Had a wonderful Sunday lunch here and was surprised that it was mostly locals and only a few tourists; pasta was excellent, cooked perfectly all dente and I have never had a 1/2 liter of house wine for 2 euros, and it was quite good.

Thank Curveball16
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We ate here twice! The food could not be faulted the first night so we returned again the follwing night! Great traditional food and drink both very reasonably priced. Good hospitality and great location sat out in the middle of the street in a very...More

Thank the-runner
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

The best gnocchi I have ever tasted comes from this darling little establishment. They have a diverse menu with images for those not well versed in the language. The service was enjoyable and fun! The best location, food, and feel!

Thank andrewchwalik
Reviewed 30 May 2015

not only it is probably the best in the area but the owner is part of the success of this small hosteria

Thank sibilvey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso della Repubblica 58, 00073 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Castel Gandolfo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 936 1312
  • This restaurant is at Hosteria La Fraschetta
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